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2021 Nissan Rogue vs. 2021 Toyota RAV4 Review

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2021 Nissan
Rogue

MSRP*: $25,850 to $37,030
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2021 Toyota
RAV4

MSRP*: $26,250 to $36,180
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Invoice* $24,470 to $35,031 $24,544 to $33,829
MPG - City 25 - 27 MPG 25 - 28 MPG
MPG - Hwy 32 - 35 MPG 32 - 35 MPG
Seating Capacity 5 seats 5 seats
Cargo Space 72.9 - 74.1 ft3 69.7 - 69.8 ft3
Engine Inline-4 Inline-4
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain All-wheel, Front-wheel All-wheel, Front-wheel
Horsepower 181 hp 203 hp
Towing Capacity 1,350 lbs 1,500 - 3,500 lbs
Exterior Length 183.0 in 180.9 - 181.5 in
Exterior Width 72.4 in 73.0 - 73.4 in
Leg Room Front 43.3 in
Rear 38.5 in
Front 41.0 in
Rear 37.8 in
Head Room Front 39.2 - 41.1 in
Rear 37.8 - 39.2 in
Front 37.7 - 39.5 in
Rear 39.5 in
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** *****
Frontal Crash Rating** *** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the back seat may find themselves a little more cramped in the Nissan Rogue than the Toyota RAV4. The Nissan Rogue will be popular with taller drivers and passengers in the front seat, due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Toyota RAV4.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan Rogue as you will with the Toyota RAV4, as they are both able to travel similar distances on a tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Whether you pick the Nissan Rogue or the Toyota RAV4, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Nissan Rogue and the Toyota RAV4 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Nissan Rogue is about the same width as the Toyota RAV4. When looking at overall length, the Nissan Rogue takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Toyota RAV4.

Performance
With the Toyota RAV4, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than with the Nissan Rogue. The Nissan Rogue has a little less horsepower than the Toyota RAV4.

Powertrain
With similar torque, the Nissan Rogue and the Toyota RAV4 are about even in transmitting their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit about the same number of people in both the Nissan Rogue and the Toyota RAV4. The Nissan Rogue has a roomier cargo area for putting your bags or other items than the Toyota RAV4.

Warranty
The Nissan Rogue comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Toyota RAV4.